Education News Round-Up May 18th

Tories pledge school cash from cutting free infant meals
The Conservatives have promised an extra £1bn per year to tackle school funding shortages in England in their election manifesto.

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Labour manifesto pledges £25bn package for education
Labour has pledged to inject over £25bn into a “national education service” in England, its manifesto reveals.

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Modern Studies exam reprinted due to diagram error
An exam paper for Scottish secondary pupils is being re-issued after a mistake was spotted.

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Core academic teachers ‘leaving profession’
Maths, science and language teachers in England have high rates of leaving the profession, particularly in their first five years, a study finds.

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